Tag Archives: Diego Maradona

Buoyancy for the Win

23 Dec

terry-nelson-disabled-swim-suitApparently there is a secret weapon at work in the backroom for us thanks to amputee and ex-Liverpool player Terry Nelson. Nelson has developed a buoyancy running suit which allows players to train in the water when land training isn’t possible. Apparently Crispy has used the suit (of course he has) to help with his injuries. Of more interest to me though, is how Nelson came to develop his aqua “running man” suit.

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Pope Francis Organizes Footy Match For Peace

12 Aug

Vatican Pope's TeamSoccer lovin’ pontiff Pope Francis (seen here with a kit from the team he supports, San Lorenzo) has gathered together soccer stars past and present to play a match for peace between Israelis & Palestinians. Continue reading

Some Sunday Bits & Bobs

3 Mar

s1As usual I’m behind in posting a bunch of stuff. It’s been a tough week. Haven’t been feeling well and there’s a lot going on plus the Clasico. So here’s a few post match goodies and bits & bobs.

The biggest question of last night was why is Sergio still so very nekkid when everyone else is practically in their coats and out the door? Not that I’m complaining, mind. Well, actually, I am. Move the damn shirt, sir. We know your name and number. Thanks. I see he’s icing that shoulder. It looked so painful when he landed.  Continue reading

Mou Takes 2012 Globe Soccer Award Best Coach Honors In Dubai

28 Dec
Could have used this one for Epic Bromance Month!

Could have used this one for Epic Bromance Month!  Mouadona?

Mou is in Dubai for their 7th Annual Sports Conference and he took the top honors as Coach of the Year. And nearly made out with Maradona, if that picture is to be believed… Continue reading

Bits & Bobs: Now We’re Cooking With Sass And Extra Added Peen, Apparently.

11 Jul

Sese tweeted a shot of himself cooking and said that he enjoyed his day on his friend’s farm. *I* enjoyed these half naked shots of him on the beach in Ibiza. Continue reading

International Friendlies: Germany vs. Uruguay

29 May

Mario Gomez, hot as ever

I’ve got to confess, I haven’t had the chance to watch the match yet. I was at a bridal shower in the morning and then went to meet up with Shiggers while she was wedding dress shopping. Today, true love beat out footy. So there will be no match report, but just a few pictures that I managed to scare up.
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